The Broome Barracudas got a taste of what it’s like to train at an elite level when an Olympian and a Commonwealth Games medallist came into town.
The sister of a Broome woman who ran over and killed her friend has been slammed by a Kimberley magistrate for unnecessarily dragging out the criminal proceedings.
Research found Kimberley corals had adapted to thrive in extreme environmental conditions, making them some of the toughest coral communities known to science.
After seven long years training and competing towards representing Australia on the international swimming stage, Broome’s Zac Incerti had his homecoming.
After enjoying successful runs in Perth and a moving, special reading during a prestigious biennial Indigenous play festival in Sydney, a locally written play is finally making its way home to Broome.
Robin Yamalulu was sentenced by the Supreme Court for the series of blazes in Chinatown last year, which followed a similar incident in 2018.
A woman has admitted she is “very guilty” after she brazenly stole a bank deposit bag that belonged to a Broome business as its employee tried to deposit the money.
An unemployed Kununurra mother has received her sixth drug conviction after a police raid on her home uncovered an amount of drugs for personal use.
Elise Van Aken
The legal worker and emerging role model has spoken of being involved in a domestic violence incident, overcoming anxiety and believing in herself.
Antonia Buckle uses her knowledge of culture to improve relations between officers and inmates at the unique West Kimberley Regional Prison
Warmun students returned to their roots recently to celebrate the 40th anniversary of their school, recreating a photo from the 20th celebration.
Five Kimberley sporting groups have been bolstered by thousands of dollars in funding from the government, recognising the high potential of the region’s athletes.
Broome Speedway closes their action-packed season with its annual Demolition Derby.
Two Broome women have been jailed for at least four years and declared drug traffickers after driving into the town with 130g of methamphetamine in their possession.
Several young girls who caused widespread anger over assaults against other girls could have their charges dismissed provided they comply with directions from Juvenile Justice and the police.
A Jurien Bay man has been found guilty of inappropriately touching a boy on numerous occasions when he would visit him with his father.
A Perth man accused of stealing a Toyota LandCruiser and driving up to a remote community in the Kimberley has maintained he did not do it.
A decade after then-premier Colin Barnett announced a plan to protect the Kimberley coast, Australia’s second biggest marine park is closer to becoming a world-class ecotourism destination.
A team of East Kimberley police and their officer in charge have been named among the State’s best, beating hundreds of other entrants to be shortlisted for a prestigious award.
An Indigenous-owned organisation has opened its new state-of-the-art medical centre to the public, leading the way in mainstream and specialist health care in the East Kimberley.
Thousands of intrastate travellers have already snapped up cheap seats to the State’s north over the next 12 months after an historic 50,000 discounted airfares went out to the market.
Jack Burton has severed ties with the Yeeda Pastoral Company by selling shares and stepping down from the board, almost a year after resigning as CEO of the Kimberley pastoral empire.
When Denetta Cox’s granddaughter kept coughing in her sleep, the Kimberley health worker knew something was wrong.
As debate over the Fitzroy River rages, an environmental group is pointing to new research showing water extraction could affect a rare and endangered fish
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